eHealth
277 views

Pros, Cons of mHealth Fitness Devices in Health Care

Khellendos - June 9, 2015

The old adage of regular, moderate exercise and a proper diet being among the simplest, surest ways to remain healthy still guides many people in their day-to-day…

Business
118 views

How The Medical Device Industry Lobbies

gooznews - February 29, 2012

  30 Things You Need to Know About The Medical Device Industry   30 Things You Need to Know About The Medical Device Industry “I think it’s…

Mobile Health
98 views

Qualcomm Life Boosts mHealth Ecosystem with $100M Venture Fund

DavidEWilliams - December 22, 2011

This is the transcript of my recent podcast interview with Qualcomm Life. This is the transcript of my recent podcast interview with Qualcomm Life. David E. Williams:     …

Business
119 views

What You Need to Know About This Year’s AdvaMed Conference

Kenneth Walz - September 20, 2011

An Interview with AdvaMed Conference Producer Ray Briscuso

Shifting Caseload and Markets in Tissue Ablation
Medical Devices
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Medical Devices
118 views

Shifting Caseload and Markets in Tissue Ablation

PatrickDriscoll - September 6, 2011

Technologies to therapeutically ablate tissue (via destruction and/or removal of abnormal tissue or creation of a therapeutic lesion as in blocking errant electrical pathways in arrhythmia) represent…

eHealth
129 views

Using Open Source Software in Safety-Critical Medical Devices

ShahidShah - September 6, 2011

 Earlier this year the nice folks at O’Reilly Associates were kind enough to invite me to speak about how to use open source in safety-critical medical devices.…

Spine Surgery Map
Medical Devices
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Medical Devices
134 views

Spine Surgery Map

PatrickDriscoll - September 6, 2011

Spine surgery is a broad area of clinical practice encompassing treatments for many different conditions encompassing degenerative disc and other spinal diseases, congenital and adult spinal deformities,…

Medical Devices
109 views

Registries for Breast Implants?

gooznews - September 1, 2011

I’m sorry I couldn’t attend the Food and Drug Administration advisory committee meeting the past two days that learned the two manufacturers of silicone gel breast implants…

Spine Surgery Largely Unfazed by Recent Market Challenges
Medical Devices
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Medical Devices
131 views

Spine Surgery Largely Unfazed by Recent Market Challenges

PatrickDriscoll - August 31, 2011

Few medical device markets have demonstrated the kind of staying power — prices, procedure growth, market growth — shown by spine surgical technologies.  The swelling caseload of…

Business
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Yes, “Too Big” Can be a Problem in Device & Diagnostics Companies, Too

Caroline Popper - August 30, 2011

This morning, Luke Timmerman of Xconomy wrote about “The Fall of Pfizer: How Big is Too Big for Pharma Innovation?” Acknowledging that while big companies such as…